PERSPECTIVE

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TORNADOES

Brenda Ngusaru ,a returning writer is a young Tanzanian who is passionate about contributing to the rising African Economy by improving the quality of the  people produced in the continent of Africa. Enjoy!

A tornado is a twister of violent air that only turns deadly when it has picked up debris from the environment it encounters. Isaiah 54:17 tells us that the things fighting us are designed specifically for us. They are specially catered to target the attributes placed within us to assist us to fulfill our purpose. These arguments often come up as violent tornadoes in our lives and only turn dangerous when they pick up any attributes that have not been grounded in our lives and whirl and twirl them to cause chaos for us. Continue reading

SO WHAT ARE WE?

Keziah Elaine Ayikoru, a returning writer is a Ugandan poet, singer, fashion designer and graduate architect. She is also an alumnus of  the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Regional Leadership Centre of East Africa. Enjoy!

So what are we?

That buttermilk fit of emotion

Frothing and beautifully rising…

Culminating in a sense of euphoria

Or the black pepper anger

Poured in maximum quantities

Dulling our senses Continue reading

ELANDRE

Born Emmanuel Andrew Mkumbwa, Elandre is a young Rap/trap artist with an unquenchable passion for God and Music. A Tanzanian but raised in Gaborone, Botswana Elandre’s musical journey began in 2007 when he recorded his first single “Keep Moving”. Since then Elandre has been featured on numerous tracks such as “This is My Year” by Gee &Seth and another title track on the late Mac Elvis’s album “Church Boy”. Continue reading

EXPERIENCE YOURSELF

Najma Juma is a media entrepreneur. She’s the founder of she’s bold blog and radio show aired on online platforms such as Afro radio network.She has developed a sense of self worth and strength due to the experiences she went through both professionally and socially. She writes and recite poems for seeking change and wisdom. Her philosophy and taste is about the modern patriotism which is nothing but an individual sense of individual responsibility.She seeks to empower young generation to believe in themselves and discover their inner journey in becoming confident,since change begins when we are informed and take bold actions.She also participated in many local and international projects to impact her community. Najma is a holder of Bachelor of Arts in Law enforcement(2015).

The state when no thought crosses your mind. It is the ultimate place for self-realization. Have you experienced a situation where the only thing you hear is your breath, you feel like you’re a new creature, and you can’t recall your titles or degree. Continue reading

SHOES

Janeth Kissiri is passionate about anything that involves Art. She loves writing,reading and drawing.She is crazy about exploring new ideas and trying new things as well as creating them. Janeth is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at University of Dar Es Salaam . At the heart of it all She loves to express God’s creativity in Artistic Ways.She currently fellowships at House of Bread, Church.Enjoy!

Dear daughter I would love for you to read this someday;
I urge you to love your shoes.
Love them because your shoes will take you to good places. Continue reading

WITH GOOD INTENTIONS

Benard Bernard Kalinga, is a medical student and a Poet. He also volunteers at Management and Development for Health (MDH). A lover of Art,Bernard is also passionate about learning.He currently  worships at Ubungo Christian Center (UCC).Enjoy!

With good intentions,
Let’s watch it die,
Burn our smoke to the heavens,
From machine’s roaring so loud,
Sever the oceans,
And all that dwells inside,
And good intentions,
Let’s weep with a smile, Continue reading

SAVE YOUR DAY

Lillian Jane Nyagwa is a multi-talented young lady; A poetess, a fashion designer and stylist, an Interior designer with a Great passion for  the Education Sector of Tanzania.She believes the World needs everybody to play their part in molding it.She is driven by her desire to be a solution to society ,Enjoy!

Your life within your hands it lies,

Holding on to the sheets only ends  with cries,

Stumble and fall but keep rolling the dice,

Cause victory starts from below the lines. Continue reading

CUT TO HEAL NOT TO KILL

Heavencia Nyange is her name, but She prefers to be called Precious in social environments.Precious is a Teacher(currently teaching at Alpha High School), a trainer and Youth Counselor; she’s a graduate from UDSM (University of Dar Es Salaam).  Her passion for the youth and leadership abilities were revealed by Mission to Youth and Students (New Life Band) that is based in Arusha. They exposed her to different leadership tasks from the age of 15 and she is a volunteer in that organization to date.She enjoys working around words as she believes that is where the antidote of the matters of the mind and heart are hidden.  She is a Co-founder of  the Principled Princess Initiative that aims to provide the girl child with information and coaching that will nurture them into responsible and Godly women.

Speak Responsibly!

Majority of us at one point in life were hit by words that somehow broke us, left us vulnerable and thought we would never recover. The replay of those words in our minds won our tears countless times and with time those words turned into a poison that was corroding our being like cancerous cell in the body of its victim. Whether they came as a joke, pun, comment or sarcasm they were like a sharp knife on a tender flesh—they cut so deep. Continue reading